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An ongoing trial studying Keytruda (pembrolizumab) with the first-in-class IDO1 inhibitor epacadostat (INCB024360) can mean drastic change for patients with melanoma.
Bavencio (avelumab), a PD-L1-inhibitor, gained approval by the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for some patients with Merkel cell carcinoma.
Kiran K. Turaga explains that, even with all the advancements and novel treatments in melanoma, surgery is still critical.
Breast cancer and melanoma survivor says you are allowed to feel what you are feeling, whatever that is.
Robert Andtbacka, M.D., C.M., discusses the importance of communication between patients and health care professionals during melanoma surgery.
Breast cancer and melanoma survivor ponders the heart of the cancer diagnosis--a lifetime of ongoing uncertainty.
Did you know that melanoma isn’t just skin cancer? It can also develop in the eyes (ocular melanoma) and in the mucous membranes of the body (mucosal melanoma).
A breast cancer and melanoma survivor remembers the emotions and experiences after surgeries, chemotherapy and radiation are finished.
Breast cancer and melanoma survivor vents about her weight gain frustrations several years out from her original cancer diagnosis.
Two-time survivor reflects about the cancer experience and offers perspective and hope.
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